Northrop Grumman Engineering Technician 1 - 2nd Shift (Must have current and active secret clearance to be considered) in Clearfield, Utah
At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.
Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems - Aerospace Structures Division - Clearfield, UT has a current opening for an Associate Engineering Technician 2 nd Shift (Must have current and active secret clearance to be considered)
We offer flexible work arrangements, great learning opportunities, exposure to a wide variety of projects and customers, and a very friendly team environment. We are looking for self-motivated, proactive, and goal-oriented people to help us grow our services and become even better at what we do.
Second Shift Position. Provides engineering floor support in production of hand layup, secondary bonding, autoclave cure, machining, and assembly processes. Works closely with the cognizant manufacturing engineers to implement process improvements and address production issues.
Provides technical support to engineers on a variety of technical tasks.
Gathers, maintains, formats, compiles, and manipulates technical data, such as laboratory or material test results and engineering design changes.
Produces engineering documentation, reports, drawings (flow charts, block diagrams, and schematics).
Performs detailed mathematical calculations using established formulas; preliminary analyses of data where guidelines are provided in such areas as trajectory adequacy, model dimensional consistency; and quantitative judgments concerning technical data.
Uses personal computer in performance of analyses and development of documentation/reports.
May conduct tests and record data to assist with engineering evaluation or analysis.
Position is on the ACS Manufacturing Engineering team
Provide manufacturing floor support to address issues that may arise during the production of composite parts
Position supports Operations during the night shift
Author and revise procedures and GOP's as requested (EWI and paper)
Work closely with the cognizant ME to implement process improvements
Participate in Process Owner Reviews (PORs) for upcoming part builds
Participate in and support failure investigations
Assist in identifying and implementing Corrective Actions
Support MRB repair processes as necessary
Position is on the second shift
Active Secret DoD Clearance within 5 ½ years of last investigation
High School Graduate and 2 years of related technician/production support experience
Highly motivated self-starter, adaptable, takes ownership & initiative to get the job done correctly
Must have above average communication and interpersonal skills
Experience in composite process technologies such as:
TC weld and verification / vacuum port assembly / vacuum port leak check
Solid lamination / bagging / oven and autoclave cure
Sandwich panel construct / bag / cure (perimeter dams or tapered core)
Film Adhesive and Paste Bonding
Core and laminate CNC trimming
Assembly drilling and hardware installation
Must be able to communicate concepts, ideas and procedural steps to others in a clear, concise and effective manner
MS Office savvy / experience (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Must have hands-on / mechanical aptitude / trade (e.g. Farming, Construction, Auto Repair, Machining, Woodworking, etc.)
Able to make informed decisions using available data
Able to effectively work independently as well as in a team
Willing to work unconventional shifts occasionally to complete assignments
Able to deal effectively with stress and conflict
Able to read and interpret engineering models / drawings
Must be attentive to detail
Able to follow procedures and document / report results using MS Office
Demonstrates a strong work ethic and demonstrated consistent attendance
Innate problem solving skills
Ability to multi-task and prioritize
Preference will be given to individuals already accessed to Special Access Programs
Individuals actively pursuing a STEM degree
Functional experience with NX-12
Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
Job Category : Technical Support